Date(s) - 15/05/2021
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Event: A visit to Instincion, the first village to become a member of ABS to see the village bird project. Afternoon visit to Cabo de Gata Salinas.
Date: Saturday 15th May 2021.
Meeting point: Bar El Condado, Avenida de Andalucia, Instincion 04430, Almeria.
Start time: 9.30am
Leader: Garry Pearson.
Information: We will visit the village and be guided to the various bird projects undertaken by the community. Later and after lunch we will visit the wetland area of Cabo de Gata.
Accommodation: Hotel Blanca Brisa close to Cabo de Gata Salinas. Other hotels in Cabo de Gata village. Hotel Balneario in Alhama de Almeria close to Instincion.
Clothing and food: Usually hot in May so dress accordingly. Lots of bars in Instincion and Cabo de Gata for breakfast and lunch.
Possible birds: The morning session is based on the village bird project rather than birding. Afternoon should provide flamingos, migrating raptors, waders, Audouins Gulls etc. If we have time we can look for Trumpeter Finch.
Other sites in area…Rambla de Morales, Tabernas desert, Sierra de Alhamilla, Punta Entinas Sabinar.
1. We will ask a member to write a trip report for our experiences of the day.
2. Members can invite guests, but they must join the Society on the day for insurance purposes.
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